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Absecon Highlands, New Jersey

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Welcome to Absecon Highlands ...

Absecon Highlands is located in Atlantic County.

Absecon Highlands is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Absecon Highlands lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Absecon Highlands is located in the (609) area code.

Communities near Absecon Highlands ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Absecon Highlands and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Atlantic City   [Map]   38,735   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Brigantine   [Map]   9,042   SE   5 miles [8 km]
Linwood   [Map]   6,892   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Margate City   [Map]   6,142   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Northfield   [Map]   8,410   SW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Ocean City   [Map]   11,340   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Absecon Highlands.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Absecon Highlands. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Absecon Highlands. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Absecon Highlands.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Absecon Highlands:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Absecon Highlands ...

Looking for more information about Absecon Highlands? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Absecon Highlands? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Absecon Highlands, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Absecon Highlands.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Absecon Highlands. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Atlantic County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Absecon Highlands. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Atlantic County: www.aclink.org/

The official website for State of New Jersey: www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Absecon Highlands - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Absecon Highlands. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Absecon Highlands) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Absecon Highlands. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4468, Longitude: -74.4740     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Absecon Highlands have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Absecon Highlands.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Absecon Highlands.